NCAA may bar Mid-South from holding championship events after passing transgender sports laws

The NCAA backed transgender athletes by saying it won’t hold championship events in locations that aren’t “free of discrimination”.

  NEA NAIA Roundup (4/12/21)

  Region 8 HS Spring Sports Scoreboard (4/12/21)

Region 8 HS athletes sign to play college sports (2020-2021)

Arkansas State guard Jada Stinson enters the transfer portal

  Arkansas State baseball outlasts Louisiana 16-11

Hogs beat Rebels in thriller 18-14

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Arkansas State bowling falls in national championship to Nebraska

A-State rugby drops home match to Life

Arkansas storms over Alabama 4-0

Cajuns shut out Red Wolves 9-0

  Arkansas State women’s bowling set to play McKendree in NCAA Championship semifinal

  Arkansas State baseball falls to Louisiana in series opener

#1 Arkansas/#3 Ole Miss baseball rained out, doubleheader Saturday

Game 1 will start at 1:00pm in Oxford.

  ASU Mid-South women’s basketball clinches spot in NJCAA National Tournament

The Lady Greyhounds beat SAU Tech 78-48 in the NJCAA Region 2 Tournament Championship. ASU Mid-South advances to the NJCAA National Tournament for the first time in program history.

Arkansas guard Moses Moody declares for NBA Draft

He led the Hogs in scoring at 16 points per game. The Little Rock native landed on the All-SEC 1st Team, the AP All-American Team, and was named SEC Freshman of the Year.

JHS alum Destiny Salary commits to Ole Miss women’s basketball

Salary played in 24 games for Tennessee in the 2020-2021 season.

A-State senior Babette Vandeput named SBC Women’s Field Athlete of the Week

South Dakota guard Stanley Umude signs with Razorback basketball

Cincinnati OL Jakari Robinson commits to Arkansas State

  Arkansas State women’s bowling advances to NCAA Championship semifinals

  Arkansas State guard Jada Stinson back on campus after success with Puerto Rico

  2nd place Arkansas State baseball travels to 1st place Louisiana this weekend

  Paul Hoffman Hurricane Relays contested Thursday in Jonesboro

Jonesboro hosted Nettleton, Valley View, Greene County Tech, Paragould, and Marion.

Longtime Forrest City basketball coach Dwight Lofton passes away

He roamed the Mustang sidelines for over 20 seasons. Lofton led Forrest City to 5A State Championships in 2014 and 2016.

Arkansas spring game to kick off at 2pm on April 17th

For fans unable to attend the game will be broadcast live on SEC Network+.

#8 Arkansas softball to host #3 Alabama this weekend

Game 1 is Friday at 6:00pm on SEC Network +.

Source: NFL pro killed five people, then himself in York County, S.C. shooting

The gunman who killed five people, including a prominent doctor, his wife, their two grandchildren and a worker, was a former NFL pro Phillip Adams, the Associated Press reports. Adams killed himself early Thursday, according to a source who was briefed on the investigation.

  Cardinals announce Opening Day pre-game schedule

The Cardinals will open their 2021 home schedule against the Milwaukee Brewers on Thursday, April 8.

  Arkansas State women’s bowling advances to Regional Final at NCAA Championship

The Red Wolves will face either North Carolina A&T or Delaware State on Thursday.

  Arkansas State forward Norchad Omier selected to Nicaragua national team

He’ll compete in a FIBA World Cup qualifier starting April 15th in El Salvador.

  Several NEA standouts land on 2021 All-Arkansas Preps boys and girls basketball teams

Melbourne’s Eric Teague is the Girls Coach of the Year. He guided the Lady Bearkatz to a 31-1 record and their 3rd straight state title.

Arkansas State women’s tennis falls to Louisiana

The match began on March 27, but play was suspended due to travel arrangements for the Ragin’ Cajuns with A-State leading 2-1 after sweeping the doubles point.

Arkansas State men’s golf finishes 7th at Bayou City Collegiate Classic

A-State turned in a 1-over-par 289 on the final round to finish with a 54-hole total of 2-over 866. The Red Wolves wrap up the regular season with a record of 57-22 with 13 wins against GolfStat top 50 teams, including seven inside the top 30.

Former Miami guard Chris Lykes signs with Razorback basketball

Lykes spent four seasons with the Hurricanes but only played two games this past year after injuring his ankle on Dec. 4. He led the team – and ranked among the ACC top 10 – in scoring the previous two seasons.

  Arkansas State continues spring practice, sets kickoff time for Spring Game

Butch Jones’ Red Wolves took advantage of the great weather, they were outside at Centennial Bank Stadium.

  Region 8 HS Spring Sports Scoreboard (4/6/21)

A rivalry renewed Tuesday on the diamond. Valley View made the short trek to Westside for 4A-3 baseball and softball action.

  Redbirds, 901 FC prepare to kick off new season with COVID-19 guidelines

With the Memphis Redbirds first game scheduled for May 4 and 901 FC beginning June 15 Craig Unger, president of both teams says fans will be allowed to attend.

Arkansas SS Braxton Burnside named SEC Softball Co-Player of the Week

Paragould’s own had 4 hits, 2 HR, and 6 RBI as Arkansas swept Auburn.

Arkansas State introduces football tickets & Red Wolves Foundation Priority Points System

The program calls for purchasing and donation incentives that provide better opportunities for not only ticket options, parking locations and activities surrounding home A-State game days, but also future bowl-game appearances and the ability to obtain tickets for the 2025 A-State/Arkansas matchup.

Rangers fill stands with fans, who accept ‘calculated risk’

Long lines lacking social distancing required fans to wind through the concourse, and they were sometimes shoulder-to-shoulder in bottlenecks.

  Region 8 HS Spring Sports Scoreboard (4/5/21)

Tuckerman continued their great start in baseball and softball.

Arkansas State men’s golf 6th after day 1 of Bayou City Collegiate Classic

Zan Luka Stirn totaled 144 (E) to top the A-State players after two rounds of play as he is tied for 25th.

  Arkansas State women’s bowling season highlighted by wins & Taylor Davis perfect game

The Red Wolves compete in the NCAA Tournament on Wednesday.

Pittman likes Jashaud Stewart’s progress in Arkansas spring practice

The JHS alum is in his 2nd season with the Razorbacks.

JHS alum Wil Gibson T4 after Day 1 of The Collegiate Invitational

He had four birdies on this opening nine holes and made the turn at -1. He turned in seven pars, a bogey and a birdie on his back nine for his 70 – his second-best career opening-round score.

Arkansas State/UCA baseball postponed Tuesday

Both teams hope to play the game at a later date

A-State Track & Field wraps up at UAB Spring Invite

Red Wolves rack up 11 total event titles

Arkansas rallies again to beat Auburn

Hogs scored six unanswered runs to grab the victory

  Arkansas State holds off Little Rock to finish series sweep

First series sweep over the Trojans since 2014

Arkansas softball shuts down Auburn for 11th straight win

First series sweep in Auburn since 2001

  A-State baseball shuts out Little Rock

First shut over the Trojans since 2014

Ole Miss soccer blanks Arkansas State 1-0

Red Wolves close out the year April 10th

Diamond Hogs rally in 7th to beat Auburn

Razorbacks improve to 21-4 on the season

Burnside’s big day lifts Arkansas to 3-0 win over Auburn

Paragould alum hit her 19th home run of the season Friday

  Arkansas State QB Layne Hatcher earns ESPN accolade

He's #2 in their list of the most explosive players in college football entering the 2021 season.

  Arkansas State baseball routs Little Rock in series opener

Tipton tallied four hits in five at-bats, scoring a career-high four times as the Red Wolves beat the Trojans 10-2.

Braxton Burnside sets Arkansas softball single season HR record

The Paragould native hit a 3-run blast Thursday at Auburn.

  Region 8 HS Spring Sports Scoreboard (4/1/21)

Brookland swept Trumann in 4A-3 baseball and softball.

Cardinals beat Reds 11-6 in Cincinnati on MLB Opening Day

On Opening Day this year, the St. Louis Cardinals will face the Cincinnati Reds at Great American Ball Park.

Destiny Salary enters transfer portal

The JHS alum played in 24 games for the Lady Vols in the 2020-2021 season.

  Region 8 HS Spring Sports Scoreboard (3/31/21)

Arkansas State baseball signee Daedrick Cail shined in Game 1 of the Jonesboro/Marion doubleheader. He hit 3 home runs, notched several strikeouts on the mound, and picked up the save.

  Arkansas State baseball renews rivalry with Little Rock

Game 1 is Thursday at 6:00pm at Tomlinson Stadium.

  Arkansas State women’s bowling earns bid to 2021 NCAA Championship

The Red Wolves enter the tournament with a record of 37-23 and clinched their 13th straight appearance in the tournament with the at-large selection. A-State meets Delaware State in match two of Region 3 at 9:00 a.m. on March 7 with the winner facing North Carolina A&T or Prairie View A&M.

Austin Reaves declares for the 2021 NBA Draft

He averaged 18 points, 5 rebounds, & 4 assists per game. Reaves is the first player in Oklahoma history to lead the team in points, rebounds, & assists in the same season

Desi Sills enters transfer portal

The Razorback junior guard scored in double figures in 10 games in the 2020-2021 season.

  Arkansas State football back to work after Spring Break

The Red Wolves worked out inside the Student Activity Center.

Robert Moore hits for the cycle, #1 Arkansas baseball beats UCA

The sophomore second baseman pulled off the feat in just six innings. He finished 4-4 on the night with six RBIs, four runs scored, a walk and a hit by pitch.

Arkansas ace Mary Haff named SEC Softball Pitcher of the Week

Haff went 3-0 inside the circle and helped Arkansas sweep Mississippi State and remain in first place of the SEC standings.

  Arkansas State women’s golf wins Diane Daugherty Invitational

Schultz was the top finisher for the Red Wolves placing fourth among the 90-player field following a final round 75 (+4) to total 223 (+10) for the tournament.

Lyon College kicker Ignacio Gomez passes away

He was a three-time All-Conference standout for the Scots in the Sooner Athletic Conference (2018, 2019) & the Central States Football League (2017).

NFL owners approve 17-game regular season, 3 preseason games

The NFL is increasing the regular season to 17 games and reducing the preseason to three games.

Arkansas falls to Baylor 81-72 in Elite Eight

The Bears opened the game on a 15-3 run and forced 15 turnovers en route to the victory.

  Region 8 HS Spring Sports Scoreboard (3/29/21)

Valley View softball moved to 10-0 with a home victory over East Poinsett County

Arkansas State men’s golf finishes 4th at Tar Heel Intercollegiate

The Red Wolves improve to 47-16-0 on the season with the fourth-place finish. Julien Sale added another top-10 finish to his ledger. Sale carded a final round 1-over par 73 to finish tied for sixth.

Final Four drought will end for either Arkansas or Baylor

The Razorbacks face the Bears Monday at 8:57pm on CBS.

Red Wolves fall in game two but win series finale vs. Illinois State

Red Wolves totaled a season-high 19 hits in game three

Diamond Hogs finish weekend sweep at Mississippi State

First sweep in Starkville since 2010

Burnside launches 17th homer as Arkansas sweeps Mississippi State

Paragould alum ties single-season record for home runs

Arkansas softball edges Mississippi State

Arkansas remains undefeated in SEC play at 8-0

Hogs beat Bulldogs 11-5 Saturday

Christian Franklin went 2-4 with 3 RBI in the win